James ‘Jim’ Padgett

April 8, 1960 - February 8, 2023
James ‘Jim’  Padgett

James “Jim” Arthur Padgett, 62, of Neffs, died on Wednesday February 8, 2023 at home surrounded by family and O man.

He was born April 8, 1960, in Martins Ferry, Ohio.

Jim was preceded in death by his father Donald Lee Padgett, a brother Donald Lee Padgett Jr, and a sister-in-law Beverly Gressley Padgett.

Jim is survived by his wife, Cindy of 44 years. Children, Justin Ann (Doug) Meager of Neffs and Jesse James (Melanie) Padgett of Pickerington, his grandkids: Jacob Steadman, Caleb Padgett, Emma Meager, Brody Padgett, and his bonus grandkids: Brennan Meager, Alena Meager and Mckenna Meager. He is also survived by his mom Mary Mcgilton Padgett, and two brothers David (Lori) Padgett and Greg (Debbie) Padgett, all of Neffs. He also loved his many aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews.

Jim was newly retired from Mansuetto Roofing Local 188. He enjoyed watching his Dallas Cowboys and loved gardening in the summer. He also enjoyed sitting outside spending time with his wife, kids, and his grandkids.

Private services will be held Saturday, February 11, 2023, among immediate family. Arrangements have been entrusted to CARE Funeral and Cremation Specialists 204 West Main Street St. Clairsville Ohio 43950

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the James Cancer Center at OSU. The Ohio State
University Foundation, University square North, 14 E. 15 th Ave. Columbus, OH 43201.

Online condolences may be left at carecchapel.com

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  • February 13, 2023
    Larry Yocum says:
    Padge, you will be missed brother. Rest in peace !!

  • February 12, 2023
    Mark Wood says:
    Sorry for your loss.

  • February 11, 2023
    Marlene Hubbard, St. Clairsville, Ohio says:
    Sending my condolences to the family of James Padgett. His mother , Mary, was a friend during the many years I volunteered at the Habilitation Center, St. Clairsville, Ohio. Love and prayers to all.

  • February 11, 2023
    Jennifer Lane Wiggins says:
    Keeping Cindy and the Padgett family in my thoughts and prayers. My the Lord wrap his arms around you and give you comfort. Rest easy Jim, you will be missed.

  • February 10, 2023
    Victoria Bennett says:
    I’m so sorry Cindy, Jesse and Justin Ann. Prayers are being said for all of you in this time of sorrow.